Rexburg has a general population of 17,257 and an overall student population of 15,173. Approximately 14,944 of Rexburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer information technology programs.
The largest information technology school in Rexburg, by student population, is Brigham Young University-Idaho. In 2010, Brigham Young University-Idaho graduated approximately 88 students with credentials in information technology.
In 2010, 88 students graduated with an information technology degree in Rexburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,580 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,152 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a information technology program in Rexburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Rexburg-based information technology schools, you will have an added expense of $1,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,294.
If you decide to work as an information technology professional in Rexburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 980 information technology professionals in Idaho. Of these information technology professionals, 80 were working in the greater Rexburg area. Rexburg's information technology professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for information technology professionals.
As an information technology professional in Rexburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $89,970 per year. This is higher than the average salary for information technology professionals in the state.